Alabama Electrical Workers Treasurer Sentenced for False Record-Keeping

On April 20, Christy Nicole Freeman, former treasurer of Local 780 of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, was sentenced to three years probation and ordered to pay $9,512.91 in restitution and a $25 assessment for making false entries in financial records of the Eufaula union. He had pleaded guilty in January. The sentencing follows a probe by the Labor Department’s Office of Labor-Management Standards.